1 arrested, 2 sought in Franklin assault

1 arrested, 2 sought in Franklin assault (Image 1)
1 arrested, 2 sought in Franklin assault (Image 1)

Franklin police are searching for two men involved in an assault at Sonic drive-in Friday night.

Authorities responded to a call around 11 p.m. at the Sonic located 401 Hillsboro Road when three men armed with a baseball bat, knife and golf club attacked a customer.

The victim was struck in the head and transported to an area hospital.

He is expected to recover.

One of the suspects was apprehended nearby when his vehicle was spotted by police.

The driver of that vehicle, 19-year-old Jessie Euten, has been arrested and will be charged with aggravated assault.

The other two suspects remain in large and authorities are working on their identification.

Euten remains in jail on a $7,500 bond and is due in court April 1.

Franklin authorities are urging anyone who witnessed the attack or have information that could help to call the Franklin Police Department at 615-794-2513.

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